haven't met Father John O'Malley and Vicky Holden in previous
Margaret Coel novels you are in for a treat with Eye of the
Wolf. Father O'Malley is known as the Indian priest and is the
pastor of St. Francis Mission on the Wind River Reservation.
Vicky Holden is an attorney who has just entered into a law
partnership with Adam Lone Eagle. The plan is to devote their
practice to cases that involve land, natural resources and civil
rights. Although Vicky and Adam are lovers Father John and
Vicky share a bond that neither can overcome.
though Adam is opposed Vicky agrees to represent Frankie Montana, a
local troublemaker and son of a friend of Vicky's. Frankie is
charged with assaulting three young men who are members of the
Father John receives a message for the
"Indian Priest". The voice is disguised but the message leads
Father John to believe that people are dead or dying at the Bates
Battlefield. Shoshone warriors led Captain Bates's army to
this site and many Arapaho were killed.
Now three young men
are found dead on this battleground. Once again the Indians
fear that trouble will develop between the two tribes that have
lived peacefully for many years.
Father John and Vicky are
once more drawn together to solve these murders.
hope to read the previous books in this series. It is not
necessary to have read any of the earlier books to totally enjoy
this one. I am already recommending it to
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